NMHG Receives Prestigious Carolina Star Award

NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG), Cleveland, Ohio, received the prestigious Carolina Star safety award at an awards ceremony hosted by the North Carolina Department of Labor, Raleigh, N.C. As the latest recipient of the award, NMHG joins a select group of 135 North Carolina sites. “NMHG would like to express our gratitude to the North Carolina Department […]

09/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Superior Crane Expands Waukesha, Wis., Office

Superior Crane Corp., Waukesha, Wis., has finished the expansion of their headquarters. The adjacent 17,000-square-foot facility will allow for additional crane assembly areas as well as expanded warehouse and parts & service space. The expansion will assist Superior to better serve clients by cutting lead times for cranes and adding production capabilities. Established in 1951, Superior Crane […]

08/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Thern Stage Equipment Introduces New Rope Lock

The new Brickhouse rope lock from Thern Stage Equipment, Winona, Minn., is designed to minimize wear to both rope and rope lock for long lasting performance. The rope lock uses a unique holding mechanism that bends the rope between rollers, instead of crimping the rope between jaws. This method eliminates heavy stress points that wear […]

05/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Demag Cranes Receives Another Order for Floating Cranes

Gottwald Port Technology GmbH (Gottwald), a subsidiary of Demag Cranes AG, has been awarded a contract to supply two more floating cranes to St. James Stevedoring Partners, Llc, in Louisiana. The cranes will begin service on the Mississippi River this fall. St. James Stevedoring already operates six Gottwald floating cranes. Instead of the conventional rubber-tired […]

04/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Superior Crane Expands Waukesha Headquarters

R&M Master Distributor Superior Crane recently finished the expansion of its headquarters in Waukesha, Wis. The adjacent 17,000 square-foot facility will allow for additional crane assembly areas, as well as expanded warehouse and parts & service space. The expansion will assist Superior to better serve clients by cutting lead times for cranes and adding production […]

02/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Top Nissan Dealer Sales Professionals Awarded with Caribbean Cruise

Nissan Forklift Corp., Marengo, Ill., awarded a Caribbean cruise to its top dealers’ sales professionals in both new forklifts and aftermarket parts in its Pack for the Sun event. More than 40 sales professionals joined Nissan Forklift personnel on a five-day cruise to the Caribbean as a thank you for their continued commitment to growing […]

02/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Orange Machine Adds East Coast Representation

Orange Machine, Ontario, Calif., has appointed Sun Marketing Group as its exclusive representatives in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, Louisiana, and the Caribbean. ”As we continue to expand our distributor base, we have been strategically appointing highly qualified manufacturer representatives," said Robert Parker, vice president of sales. "We are pleased to […]

02/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Hirschmann Names New Hires, Promotes Employees

Hirschmann Automation and Control (PAT), Chambersburg, Pennsylvania has promoted Tim Martin to inside sales representative for the Mobile Machine Control Solutions (MCS) division. In this position, Martin is responsible for managing the system and part sales for Hirschmann’s house accounts. Martin has been employed by Hirschmann since 2007 as a customer service representative for the […]

02/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Maxima Technologies Appoints President

Maxima Technologies & Systems LLC, Lancaster, Pa., has named John Buck as president. Buck has more than 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, and operations. He previously was business development leader for the engineered solutions segment at Actuant Corp., Menomonee Falls, Wis., which owns Maxima, where he oversaw the segment's organic growth and identified key […]

01/08/2011 - 04:00 am

Strongco Adds Jekko Mini-Cranes to Product Offerings

Strongco Corp., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, has entered into an agreement with Ormet SpA, Italy, to be the exclusive dealer of Jekko mini-crane products for Canada. These versatile machines have lifting capacities ranging from 1.3 tons to 4.4 tons. Applications include mechanical contracting, glass handling and installation, steel erection, HVAC, and landscaping. Strongco will market and […]

01/08/2011 - 04:00 am

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